I am not strong enough, but God is – Marlen Esparza
Before every fight my hands are marked up with scriptures and prayers. Its my way of taking God and my family and everyone that has been apart of my journey into the ring with me. I draw strength from this. The scriptures very but my faith remains the same..
Romans 8:37-39. Yet in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us.
When Im feeling a little down or need a little encouragement I look to the future and all the little ladies that love and support me. Im paving the way for them. So when they want to do something thats unconventional or out of the box they’ll think of me and my never quit attitude and girls can do it just as good mentality and be encouraged
I remember feeling so many different emotions as I headed into my 1st fight at the 2012 Women World Championships in Qinhuangdao, China. Remembering the sting and pain I felt from my previous bout which I lost by one point. This time I was determined to make the odds go in my favor and as luck and determination would have it I battled my way into my 1st international victory with a score of 17-8…. and the journey began